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Barriers to cardiovascular disease risk scoring and primary prevention in Europe.

Abstract:

The prevalence and burden of cardiovascular disease (CVD) is high, and it remains the leading cause of death worldwide. Unfortunately, many individuals who are at high risk for CVD are not recognized and/or treated. Therefore, programs are available to ensure individuals at risk for CVD are identified through appropriate risk classification and offered optimal preventative interventions. The use of algorithms to determine a global risk score may help to achieve these goals. Such global risk-s...

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10.1093/qjmed/hcq122

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, Biomedical RC
Role:
Author
Journal:
QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians
Volume:
103
Issue:
10
Pages:
727-739
Publication date:
2010-10-05
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EISSN:
1460-2393
ISSN:
1460-2725
URN:
uuid:13b604b4-bbbe-46b0-9436-649d16db795a
Source identifiers:
122502
Local pid:
pubs:122502

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